Audio Engineer


Audio Engineer

CATEGORY: Technical

Fayetteville, AR 72701

Job Details


TheatreSquared is seeking to fill Audio Engineer positions on upcoming productions, including musicals. Audio engineer will work closely with the guest sound designers to design the audio system and load-in the show.  The audio engineer will also join the run to mix the show.  Ideally we would hire one individual to cover all upcoming productions, but projects could also be divided up. This opportunity offers room for artistic and professional growth as the company continues its new phase in a state-of-the-art, 50,000-square-foot, two-venue home which opened in summer of 2019.  This position reports to the Director of Production and the Technical Director.


As an auditory specialist—and as a positive, collaborative member of an inclusive workforce—this new staff member will help TheatreSquared answer the question, “How can a theatre be an agent of social change—helping foster a community that is fundamentally more equitable?”



  • Matilda the Musical- 
    • subbing in for a current mixer July 17th-25th
  • American Mariachi (musical)
    • load-in and tech July 26th-Aug 6th
    • performances Aug 4th-Sept 5th
  • Designing Women (play)
    • load-in and tech Sept 19th-26th
    • (no mixer needed)
  • Violet (musical)
    • load-in and tech Nov 8th-19th 
    • performances Nov 17th-Dec 12th



  • Experience engineering and mixing musical theatre
  • Experience working with Dante
  • Ability to maintain a positive work environment and, when needed, manage difficult conversations



To apply, submit a resume and/or description of work experience; and two references by visiting


TheatreSquared celebrates diversity and commits to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our goal is to remove barriers to employment that are faced by racialized groups and encourage applicants of all genders, abilities, and ethnic, socio-economic, religious, and educational backgrounds. TheatreSquared believes that a team with a variety of perspectives 

and skills is critical to our growth as an organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 


Please note: All interviews at this time will be held via video service (Google, Zoom, etc.) 



Compensation is highly competitive and commensurate with experience. Pay for this temporary, exempt position is $700 per week. Housing assistance is available. Benefits include allotted show tickets, access to the company employee assistance program, and the opportunity to regularly experience live theatre.



Now entering its 15th season, TheatreSquared’s challenging, heartfelt, and intimate productions reach 60,000 patrons each year, including more than 20,000 students and their teachers. T2 fills a crucial niche in the region’s cultural landscape as the only year-round, producing professional theatre within a 150-mile radius, operating on an annual budget of $6 million. The company employs a full-time staff of 35 and additional part-time/seasonal staff of 25 each year. TheatreSquared employs trained artists from across the country to create its 330 annual performances and is contracted with Actors' Equity Association. The theatre is also Arkansas’s home for professional playwrights, developing scripts through the Arkansas New Play Festival in Fayetteville and Bentonville and producing new works and world premieres each year. TheatreSquared’s architecturally significant, 50,000-square-foot, two-venue permanent home was completed in 2019. For details on the facility, visit 


Fayetteville and Northwest Arkansas were ranked fourth by US News and World Report in its 2019 "Best Places to Live in the US.” Located in the scenic Ozarks and offering a low cost of living and high quality of life, this vibrant metro area recently surpassed the half-million population mark and is home to the headquarters of Fortune 100 companies including Walmart Stores, J.B. Hunt, Tyson, and peer world-class cultural institutions such as Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.


July 20, 2021 - December 12, 2021


$700 per week